The Young and the Restless cast members
The Young and the Restless is a long-running American television soap opera, created by William J. Bell and Lee Phillip Bell for CBS. It first aired on March 26, 1973. The longest-running current cast member is Doug Davidson, who has portrayed private investigator Paul Williams since May 19, 1978. Jeanne Cooper, who portrayed the soap opera's matriarch Katherine Chancellor, is the series' longest-running cast member, airing from November 1973 until her death in May 2013. Melody Thomas Scott and Eric Braeden, who portray Nikki and Victor Newman, are the second and third longest-running cast members, having joined in February 1979 and February 1980, respectively. Kate Linder has portrayed Esther Valentine since April 1982, and rounds out the series' top four longest-running cast members. The following list is of cast members who are currently present on the show: the main and recurring cast members, or those who are debuting, departing or returning from the series.
|Catherine Bach||Anita Lawson||2012–|
|Lauralee Bell||Christine Blair Williams||1983–2006, 2010–|
|Judith Chapman||Gloria Bardwell||2005–|
|Aidan Clark||Charlie Ashby||2013–|
|Max Ehrich||Fenmore Baldwin||2012–|
|Robert Gant||David Sherman||2013, 2014–|
|Kelli Goss||Courtney Sloane||2013–|
|Alyvia Alyn Lind||Faith Newman||2011–13, 2014–|
|Beth Maitland||Traci Connelly||1982–96, 2001–|
|Cady McClain||Kelly Andrews||2014–|
|Chris McKenna||Detective Mark Harding||2014–|
|McKenna Roberts||Matilda Ashby||2013–|
|Kelly Sullivan||Sage Warner||2014–|
|Jeffrey Christopher Todd||Tobias||2014–|
|Jess Walton||Jill Abbott Fenmore||1987–|
|Lachlan Buchanan||Kyle Jenkins||February 25, 2015||
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- The Young and the Restless Weekdays. "The Young and the Restless Cast: Jeanne Cooper". Cbs.com. Retrieved September 23, 2012.
- The Young and the Restless Weekdays (July 20, 2007). "The Young and the Restless Cast: Eric Braeden". Cbs.com. Retrieved September 23, 2012.
- "Show Guide: Cast Bio: Kate Linder". Sony. Retrieved January 6, 2012.
- SOD (January 20, 2015). "EXCLUSIVE! Y&R FINDS THEIR NEW KYLE". Soap Opera Digest (United States: soapoperadigest.com). American Media. Retrieved January 20, 2015.